As I look at the many faces in front of me as the school year begins, I see not only worry [about] enduring yet another PowerPoint presentation, but I also see eyes hungry for the dazzle of exploring and conquering new topics.

An American professor in Turkey notes the characteristic fear and misery on the faces of first-day-of-the-semester students as they anticipate PowerPoint use.

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2 Responses to “Anticipatory PowerPoint Syndrome”

  1. adam Says:

    They call it PTSD – pretraumatic stress disorder.

  2. Margaret Soltan Says:

    You’re right, adam – That’s the formal term.

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